University College of Aviation Malaysia (UNiCAM) Establishment Approval by Department of Higher Education
Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA)
All UniCAM diploma programs being accredited my Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA). What is accreditation mean? Why it is so important?
Accreditation is a formal recognition that a certificate, diploma or degree programme has attained the quality standards and criteria set by MQA and is in compliance with the MQF.
Institutions whose programmes have been accredited can use MQA recognition in their advertisements or any other statement. These programmes can be considered for recognition by the government for the purpose of employment in the public sector.
Accreditation is a status or achievement as a result of quality assessment by MQA. It is a commitment by MQA to all stakeholders in higher education i.e. students, parents, employer that the programmes accredited by MQA is quality-assured. It also a basis for other parties to recognize the programme for a variety of reasons. For example, the Public Service Department (PSD) will use this accreditation status to recognize the qualification for employment in the public service. Professional bodies such as the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) will use the accreditation to recognized engineering graduates for registration as a professional engineers.
Accreditation status by MQA has many advantages. Besides being a benchmark for quality programme, it also has other advantages such as:-
Students are eligible to apply for loan from funding agencies such as National Higher Education Fund (PTPTN).
- Students are eligible to continue their studies in higher education institutions and obtain credit transfer. However, the final decision lies with the institution concerned.
- Students can be considered for employment in the public sector. In many cases, even private sector employer consider accredited programmes in their selection of graduates for employment.
- Institutions can franchise their accredited programmes to other institutions, subject to certain conditions.
CARE ISO 9001:2015
CARE Certification International is a broad-based management system certification organization offering services to manufacturing, construction and service industries by utilizing local qualified resources and accreditations from major international bodies.
The ISO 9001:2015 standard is one of the most widely known standards, implemented by over 800,000 organizations in 162 countries. The ISO 9001 standard has become an international reference for quality management requirements in business-to-business relationships.
UniCAM Quality Management System
University College of Aviation Malaysia is committed to consistently provide quality education service to our students. We shall always understand and fulfill the needs of aviation fraternities industry, comply with all Statutory and regulatory requirements and continually improve our performance through the implementation of Quality Management System.
Our Quality policy
University College of Aviation Malaysia is committed to consistently provide quality education service to our students. We shall always understand and fulfill the needs of aviation industry, comply with all statutory and regulatory requirements and continually improve our performance through the implementation of Quality Management System
ISO 9001 helps UniCAM with Quality Management including:
- Fulfilling customer’s quality requirements.
- Following applicable regulatory requirements.
- Enhancing customer satisfaction.
- Achieving continual performance improvement in pursuit of these objectives.